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Raikou (Pokémon GO)

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Raikou Pokemon GO

Raikou

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Best moveset for Raikou

The best moves for Raikou are Thunder Shock and Wild Charge when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Wild Charge 41.5 dps

Defense

  Volt Switch 10.4 dps
  Wild Charge 41.5 dps

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Pokémon type

Electric
Vulnerable to…
Ground deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Steel deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 63% damage.
Flying deals 63% damage.

Evolution

Raikou currently has no evolutions in Pokémon GO.

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Summary

Raikou is a legendary Electric Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Ground moves. Raikou's strongest moveset is Thunder Shock & Wild Charge and it has a Max CP of 3,452.

About

"Raikou embodies the speed of lightning. The roars of this Pokémon send shock waves shuddering through the air and shake the ground as if lightning bolts had come crashing down."

Best moveset for Raikou

The best moves for Raikou are Thunder Shock and Wild Charge when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Wild Charge 41.5 dps

Defense

  Volt Switch 10.4 dps
  Wild Charge 41.5 dps

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What counters Raikou?

Raikou is a Electric type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Raikou are:

  • Landorus (Therian),
  • Landorus (Incarnate),
  • Groudon,
  • Excadrill,
  • Garchomp.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 100%
Landorus (Incarnate)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 92%
Groudon   Mud Shot   Earthquake 87%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Drill Run 86%
Landorus (Therian)   Rock Throw   Earth Power 86%
Garchomp   Mud Shot   Earthquake 84%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 83%
Mewtwo (Normal)   Confusion   Psystrike 80%
Golurk   Mud-Slap   Earth Power 79%
Landorus (Incarnate)   Rock Throw   Earth Power 78%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Raikou

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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